Hidden Gems for Goa

In our travel guide you will find great things to do in Goa


Goa combines the charm of the old world with the glamour of the modern age. Besides it´s beautiful beaches one of the best reasons of all to visit now is the brilliant food scene that is developing in north Goa.
In our travel guide you will find great things to do in Goa.

1. Hidden Gem Goa:  Panijm Market

A must-visit for all those who wish to carry a bit of Goa back with them. Panjim Municipal Market also known as ‘Panjim New Market’ is located near Inox Multiplex, off the Campal road which is a mix of exotic and modern. Explore the variety of goods including wines, Goan spices, cashew nuts, seafood, grocery, and fresh vegetables and fruits. It really is worth an experience! The market is daily opened.


Panijm Market / © Instagram: harshkamat

2. Hidden Gem Goa: Cola Beach

If you fancy a day at the beach check out Cola Beach. It offers fine golden sand and a relaxed atmosphere. You will also find a restaurant there for a little snack if you get hungry from swimming and tanning. What makes the beach unique is also a small lagoon surrounded by the jungle. Of course you should also not miss the sunset at beach. It is unique! Getting to the beach is a bit tricky as the road is a bit bumpy, but totally worth it. You can rent a scooter or grab a taxi.



Cola Beach / © Instagram: djskygoa

3. Hidden Gem Goa: Zest Café

If you are looking for a great spot for breakfast or lunch try Zest cafe. At Zest you will find plenty of healthy, organic, vegan, raw vegan and gluten-free food options are available. They offer a diverse menu of wholefood dishes from around the world. How about Indian bowl with vegetable masala, gunpowder potatoes, daal, spinach and coconut mint chutney? And a raw snickers cheesecake for desert? In terms of interior it is a real hippie look. You will find this cafe in 2 different locations: Palolem and Agonda.

Zest Cafe

Zest Cafe / © Instagram: olivialindstroems

4. Hidden Gem Goa: Earth Yoga Village

If you feel like moving your body instead of laying at the beach all day, try some yoga. Earth yoga village offers besides their teacher training drop in classes daily. Some Vinyasa Flow for energizing in the morning and hatha or yin for relaxation in the evening. The classes take place in their beautiful open-air yoga shala. Earth Yoga Village lives by the motto ‘Live the Life you Love & Love the Life you Live’ and they are dedicated to to create a supportive environment where you can reconnect with yourself and rejuvenate.

Eart yoga village

Eart yoga village / © Instagram: earthyogavillage

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